Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy
Princess Amélie Rives Troubetzkoy was an American author of novels, poetry, and plays. The Quick or the Dead?, her first novel, which sold 300,000 copies, created more of a sensation than any of her later work. Her 1914 novel, World's End was reputed to be "the best seller in New York City". Described as a genius who was morbidly sensitive, she was a woman of moods and fancies, but in manner, as simple as a child... Read More
|Born||Amélie Louise Rives
August 23, 1863
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
|Died||June 15, 1945 (aged 81)|